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Francis Asbury "Fran" Tarkenton, a man that wore purple on the battlefield every Sunday and went by Fran in the 60s might be the most radically progressive football player of all time.

Francis Asbury "Fran" Tarkenton, a man that wore purple on the battlefield every Sunday and went by Fran in the 60s might be the most radically progressive football player of all time. We also ponder how affected was Prince by this period of football? Did Fran Tarkenton indirectly teach Prince the power of mixing purple and androgynous energy. #thatsincredible #purplepeopleeaters #frantarkenton #nfl #football #prince #purplerain #purplereighn